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By Joseph D. Bates

A radical reference at the background and stories surrounding salmon fishing. large information on salmon flies with various colour plates.

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The American Museum of Fly Fishing, The Miramichi Salmon Museum, David Beshera, Larry Borders, Al Bovyn, Megan Boyd, Angus Cameron, Bruce DeMustchine, Pedro Dieppa, Jerry Doak, Warren Duncan, Keith Fulsher, Paul Gillespie, Bill Hunter, Don and Alanna Johnson, Poul Jorgensen, Charlie Krom, Nick Lyons, Belarmino Martinez, Ted Niemeyer, Paul Schmookler, Andrew Stout, Bill Taylor, the estate of Milton C. Weiler, Joan Wulff, Jimmy Younger, and, of course, the team: Michael Radencich, Bob Warren, Peter Castagnetti, and Mark Waslick.

Understandably, any perceivable purpose was lost with the intensity of the statement. After several salmon fishing trips to New Brunswick, it is clear to me that my experiences there have been the antithesis of my father's. Graciously coaching me through my ineptitude, New Brunswick guides led me to my first salmon with patience and perseverance beyond the call of duty. For that there will always be a thank-you, preempted by an apology. I am proud to be able to call these guides my friends. Writing, for my father, was a way of life.

Joe always regretted that I had not taken his advice of years before to begin a salmon fly collection myself. I excused my failure by pointing out that it was easier for him because he had all those streamers and bucktails from his earlier collection to trade and bargain with. Few people know that Joe once had such a collection, one that would rival his now-famous salmon fly collection. Joe was a shrewd trader and seldom got the short end of any deal he made. Very little of ATLANTIC SALMON FLIES AND FISHING as it was originally published is out of date, and that is precisely why this fine old classic deserves to be preserved.

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